Posted: Monday, March 28, 2011 2:13 pm
The Messenger, March 25, 2011
The Messenger has learned of the death of Mary (Robertson) Ledford, 92, of Roaring Springs, Ky., mother of Richard Ledford of Union City. She died March 20, 2011, at her home.
Services were Thursday at Roaring Springs Christian Church, where she had been an active member since 1946.
The family requests that memorials be made to the church at 4370 Roaring Springs Road, Cadiz, KY 42211.
Pallbearers were Matt Ledford, Mark Ledford, Scott Duncan, James Duncan, Bradley Ledford, Jarrod Ledford, Wallace Choate Jr., Jerry Hooks, Mark Humphries and Chris Ouimet. Honorary pallbearers were members of the Adult Sunday School Class and elders and deacons of Roaring Springs Christian Church.
Goodwin Funeral Home in Kentucky was in charge of arrangements.
She was born Sept. 19, 1918, in Christian County, Ky., daughter of the late Sam and Willie Robertson. She was the widow of Richard A. “Dick” Ledford and was a homemaker and a past member of Wallonia Homemakers Club.
Survivors also include four other sons and five daughters-in-law, Carl Lee and Brenda Ledford, James Ray and Gay Ledford, Tom and Suzanne Ledford and Steve and Sherry Ledford, all of Trigg County, Ky., and Annie Ledford of Union City; two daughters and sons-in-law, Dean and Terry Duncan of Cadiz and Mary Ann and Dennis Krol of Frankfort, Ky.; 21 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by two children who died in infancy and two brothers, Carl Robertson and Melvin Robertson.